Senior Data Scientist

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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This is you

Entrepreneurial

You are proactive, entrepreneurial, and service-oriented.

Motivator

You are a motivated and driven person.

Curious

You have an insatiable curiosity for new tech inventions.

Pioneer

Cutting-edge is your comfort zone.

Your job 

The acceleration to new levels of digital performance requires technical talents to achieve truly new ways of cooperation, operating and serving our customers. As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of intelligent solutions to internal and external clients on a diverse range of projects. Your focus will be on helping clients attain business intelligence and achieve process automation through unlocking hidden value in the many data sources at their disposal. You will be part of the rapidly growing community of technology specialists within Accenture Heerlen. If you are looking for a career packed with trainings and on-site learnings and it is your goal to become the expert our clients need in order to contribute to their Tech Agenda across the value chain, this position might be perfect for you. 

 

Your team  

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital and Security methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.

Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies – including state of the art Security solutions - to transform their businesses. 

At the Accenture Innovation Center for Smart Services in Heerlen, we bring the latest technologies to our global clients to become leading in their industry. In our office, we have the right mix of subject experts and innovative graduates to provide creative, smart and industry-changing solutions. From Blockchain to Robotics Process Automation and Project Management Officer to Cloud Services. We do not only want to impact our clients but also the people around us and the region we work and live in, for example via the local initiatives of our Corporate Citizenship Program. With the right personal coaching and the local and international projects, we offer you to be at your best and shape your career. 

Your background 

We are looking for team members, who have a Bachelor or Master diploma in a field of study that strongly focuses on leveraging data (e.g. data science, artificial intelligence). As a Senior Data Scientist, you have at least 2-3 years relevant experience in the technology field.

  • Fluent English; 
  • Fluent in Dutch and/or German is a pré; 
  • Agile minded, team-player, eager to learn and customer focused; 
  • Fast learner, you watch trends in your area and are not afraid of applying new technologies and solutions; 
  • Fast and continuous learner, you watch trends in your area and are not afraid of applying new technologies and solutions; 
  • The drive and passion to help clients innovate and improve their businesses, while having the ability to further professionalize offerings in intelligent solutions 
  • A strong storyteller, who can take clients on a journey through their data and explain complex intricacies of data science in layman’s terms to foster adoption of our offerings
  • At least 2-3 years prior experience applying Python and/or R for data science purposes in ‘real-world’ projects, applying different modeling techniques including machine/deep learning
  • Experience applying (open source) data frameworks, such as Tensorflow, Prophet and/or PyTorch

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (technical, personal and professional) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our engaging work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (flexible budget including NS business card)

  • Expense allowances

  • Discount on Accenture share

  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week

Our offer  

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re very proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense, and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise. 

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including: 

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (flexible budget including NS business card) 
  • An expense allowances 
  • Discount on Accenture shares 
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week 

Interested? 

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Interested or Questions? Connect with Maarten Peters ,

maarten.peters@accenture.com

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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

Apply

Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

Let's Connect

Maarten Peters

Campus Recruiter

Hi, my name is AVA.
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